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Two more bodies retrieved from Taplejung landslide
Jun 18, 2015-
According to Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Shantiraj Koirala, the search team recovered bodies of Bhim Bahadur Nalbo of Lingtep and Chandra Kala BK of Khokling. DSP Koirala also informed that 416 households from 11 VDCs have been displaced following the landslides.
Seven days after the incident, a Nepal Army helicopter dropped relief materials at Thinglabu. Rice, pulses, cooking oil, salt and clothes were provided to the victims.
The landslide-displaced people have been taking shelter at local school buildings and health posts. Chief District Officer Damaru Prasad Niraula said that health teams have been dispatched to treat the victims.
Published: 19-06-2015 07:56